Puigdemont urges Madrid to 'start political dialogue' in Catalonia row
Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German jail on bail
Spain judge frees HSBC leaker Falciani on bail: judicial source
Investigating judge says Catalan Police stationed anti-terror units (working under a plan put in place after August terror attacks) outside Civil Guard and National Police bases on October 1 to track movements of their riot squads
Scotland should put Spanish judiciary "on trial" in Catalan case: lawyer
Separatist leaders repeatedly and "systematically" ignored Constitutional Court rulings, says National High Court investigating judge
A spokesman for the Spanish Home Office tells us it is too early to comment on the current situation of Major Trapero, who still holds a post in the Mossos, whose officers are armed
National High Court investigating judge says there was a "perfectly coordinated premeditated strategy" to achieve common aim of independence of Catalonia from Spain
National High Court investigating judge sees proof of a: "complex and heterogeneous organisation united around the aim of achieving the secession of the Autonomous Community of Catalonia and its proclamation as an independent Republic".
The @StateDept has approved 3 potential foreign military sales, including 14 upgraded F-16s to Slovakia (worth ~$2.91 billion), 17 CH-47F cargo helicopters to Spain (worth ~$1.3 billion) and contractor logistics support for the UK's MQ-9 Reaper drones (worth ~$500 million)
Spain hopes for Brexit deal on Gibraltar before October - foreign minister
Falciani arrest: Switzerland issued a new arrest warrant on March 19. Spanish police acting directly on warrant, not on a Spanish judge's orders
Spanish police have arrested HSBC whistleblower Hervé Falciani in Madrid, National Police and Home Office spokespersons confirmed
Firefighters in Barcelona say the Expo Hotel roof fire has been put out. No one injured. 10 fire crews deployed to the scene
Roof fire at the Expo Hotel in Barcelona. Emergency services say they have received 70 calls about it. Firefighters in attendance
Spanish Home Office sacks director of Catalan Police (Mossos) training school for carrying ballot boxes for illegal referendum in her car on October 1 last year, El Español reports
German prosecutor to file extradition application to German court for former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont
Catalan Police @mossos confirm investigation into "deflagration" of some device outside a Mercedes-Benz showroom in Barcelona in Saturday night. No injured, no arrests so far, no details on device. Mossos say anti-terror response not activated, despite reports
Hundreds of Catalan independence supporters marched through the streets of Berlin to demand that Germany release the imprisoned ex-president of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont @KRLS rather than extradite him back to Spain
Spain's public broadcaster says Russia's foreign ministry has expelled two Spanish diplomats in retaliation to Spain expelling the same number of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of a former spy in Salisbury
5 month ago
Catalan independence supporters protest in Barcelona after youth centre torched.
Clara Ponsati hands herself in to Scottish police and raises over £130,000 for legal fees in five hours
Guardian: Catalan academic will resist extradition from Scotland to Spain
Former Catalan education minister Clara Ponsati has handed herself in to police in Edinburgh after she was made the subject of a European Arrest Warrant
5 month ago
Catalan separatist protestors sing Els Segadors at riot police at a road block near Lérida. @CDRsLleida
Catalan academic fighting extradition from Scotland stirs nationalist tension
5 month ago
Catalan Police (Mossos) turned up in some numbers to remove separatist protestors from the AP7 motorway near the French border.
Pro-Puigdemont demonstrators block roads in Catalonia: transport authorities
German court extends Carles Puigdemont detention
Spanish media report German judge keeps Puigdemont in prison on remand awaiting extradition ruling from higher court.